Dr. Robert Murphy: ‘The hospitals are now full, many are at crisis stage…these numbers are real’

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FILE – Nurse manager Edgar Ramirez checks on IV fluids while talking to a COVID-19 patient at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Los Angeles, Dec. 13, 2021. More than a year after the vaccine was rolled out, new cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. have soared to the highest level on record at over 265,000 per day on average, a surge driven largely by the highly contagious omicron variant. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

Dr. Robert Murphy of Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine joins John Williams to explain why one listener’s theory on the higher reported number of COVID cases in 2021 is wrong.

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